Business News Colombia

  • Business corporations

    The Corporate Perception Indicator is a survey of the population and biz execs from 25 markets, conducted for CNBC and Burson-Marsteller.

  • Colombian Securities Exchange chief on economy

    Juan Pablo Cordoba, president of the Colombian Securities Exchange, says the country has had a "tremendous" growth story that is set to continue.

  • Pump jacks and wells on the Monterey Shale formation in California

    The Middle East and other oil-producing countries are hotbeds of instability. So why is oil falling instead of rising?

  • Enoh Eyong of Cameroon challenges Jose Juan Vazquez of Mexico in the first half during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group A match between Mexico and Cameroon at Estadio das Dunas on June 13, 2014 in Natal, Brazil.

    Using conservation as a baseline, Opower broke down a few World Cup contenders according to their energy policies.

  • Aerial view of mansions in Coral Gables, Florida.

    The large number of Miami home buyers are from overseas, and a huge portion of them pay in cash, one realtor says.

  • Resolving drug issue will boost Colombia: Fin Min

    Colombian Finance Minister Mauricio Cárdenas Santamaria says resolving the country's drugs issue will help the country post stronger growth.

  • A devastating disease is putting the world's banana crop at serious risk and threatening the income of millions of people.

  • A demonstration in Bogota supporting farmers

    Though consumers have access to more goods and merchandise, some groups, especially farmers, are struggling to survive amid a flood of cheap imports.

  • View of the "TransMilenio" express bus system and private cars in Bogata, Colombia.

    Urban buses of the emerging world have a bad reputation for choking pollution, which they no longer deserve. In fact, they could be future cities' best hope.

  • Sam Zell

    Sam Zell, chairman of Equity Group Investments, said Colombia "may be the best country to invest in" for a number of reasons, including its growing oil production.

  • Latin American markets have been a prime target for Spanish companies because of their language advantage, and giants such as Telefonica and Banco Santander have increased their exposure there to compensate for problems in their domestic market.

  • Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez

    Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez stayed on his sickbed in Cuba on Thursday while supporters rallied on the day he should have been sworn in for a new six-year term.

  • Zumba: Shaking Up the Fitness World

    Alberto Perlman, CEO of Zumba Fitness, discusses how he was able to monetize the worldwide Zumba craze and turn the movement into a multifaceted brand.

  • WASHINGTON- U.S. employers stepped up hiring in October and a small increase in the jobless rate was due to more workers restarting their job hunts, a hopeful sign for a lackluster economy that has been a drag on President Barack Obama's re-election bid ( USA- ECONOMY/JOBS, moved, 900 words).

  • BOGOTA, Nov 2- Colombia's markets regulator said on Friday it was taking administrative control of the country's biggest stock brokerage when it failed to make a bank payment, while policymakers reassured investors their money was safe.

  • WASHINGTON, Nov 2- The contentious U.S.- China trade relationship has been a major issue in the U.S. race for the White House, with President Barack Obama defending his record and Republican challenger Mitt Romney promising tougher tactics if elected.

  • BOGOTA, Nov 2- Colombia's financial markets regulator, citing a liquidity problem, said on Friday that it was taking administrative control of the country's biggest stock brokerage, Interbolsa.

  • BOGOTA, Nov 2- Colombia's stock exchange suspended trading of Grupo Interbolsa's shares for five working days after the country's regulator took over the group's stock brokerage arm, traders said citing a statement from the bourse.

  • BOGOTA, Nov 2- Colombia's stock exchange suspended trading of Grupo Interbolsa's shares for five working days after the country's regulator took over the group's stock brokerage arm, traders said citing a statement from the bourse.

  • BOGOTA, Nov 2- Colombia's regulator said on Friday that it was taking administrative control of the country's biggest stock brokerage, Interbolsa, over a liquidity problem. Colombia's stock market opens at 0830 local time.